Fire Chief

Olmsted Township is accepting applications for the position of Fire Chief.  The ideal candidate will be an experienced, credentialed Firefighter who has proven success in leading subordinates and managing people and projects, with a proven commitment to excellent customer service.  This person must collaborate well with and motivate others, possess excellent organization and time management skills, and be detail oriented.  This is a leadership position that is responsible for recruiting, training, supervising and evaluating everyone in the Fire Department.  If you are a passionate servant leader and desire a challenge, Olmsted Township wants you! Additional job details can be found here.

Applications should be submitted to Board of the Trustees, Olmsted Township, 7900 Fitch Road, Olmsted Township, OH 44138.  Position will remain open until filled with the first review of applications on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 with subsequent scheduled interviews.


Full-Time & Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics

The Olmsted Township Fire Department is accepting applications for the positions of both Full-Time & Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics. Applicants must possess a valid State of Ohio Paramedic Certification and a valid State of Ohio Firefighter I and II Certification at the time of application. Applicants must also possess a current Cuyahoga Community College Physical Agility Test with a passing time of 4 minutes and 30 seconds as established by the Northeast Ohio Fire Chiefs Association, no more than one year old at the time of application. Please contact Tri-C for more information regarding enrollment, fees, and availability.

Applications are being accepted on an on-going basis until all positions are filled. Applications can be found here or may be obtained at the Olmsted Township Fire Department, located at 26900 Cook Road between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. An additional information sheet will be supplied with the application. Make sure to follow all instructions carefully. 

Olmsted Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.